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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THIS DAY NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [17 AUGUST, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on This Day Online Newspaper for today, Friday, 18 August, 2017.


Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja Acting President Yemi Osinbajo wednesday in Abuja described hate speech as another form of terrorism, which employs violence and intimidation to achieve certain political objectives, vowing that the federal government would henceforth treat it as an act of terrorism. Osinbajo issued the warning while addressing the state governors at the opening [] 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Saraki, Dogara visit president in London President Muhammadu Buhari has pleaded with state governors to continue to support his administration and to cooperate with Acting President Yemi Osinbajo in running the affairs of the country. The ailing president, who has been receiving treatment for an undisclosed ailment in the United Kingdom for more than [] 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
To provide financial support to modular refineries Ejiofor Alike The federal government has stated that two private Nigerian firms have been selected to build 217,000 barrels per day refineries in Port Harcourt and Warri under the co-location concept initiated by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu. Modalities are also being worked [] 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Chika Nwachukwu-Amanze The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved an interim agreement for the concession of the Lagos-Kano and Port Harcourt-Maiduguri old narrow gauge railway lines to a consortium led US engineering conglomerate, General Electric (GE). According to the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, who briefed State House correspondents, the interim concession [] 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
The Nigerian Union in South Africa Thursday said another Nigerian, Mr. Uchena Eloh, had been killed in the Western Cape Province of that country. Kanayo Onwumelu, Chairman, Western Cape chapter of the union, on the telephone from Cape Town, said that Eloh was strangled to death by South African policemen. Eloh hailed from Eziagu in [] 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Gboyega Akinsanmi The federal and Lagos State governments Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) officially ceding the ownership of the State House, Marina, also known as Nigeria's first Presidential Lodge, to the latter, in fulfillment of President Muhammadu Buhari to entrust the historic building to the state. The duo of the Secretary to the [] 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Govt demands accountability of N30bn expenditure, insists on TSA Senator Iroegbu and Damilola Oyedele in Abuja The hope of early resumption of academic activities on university campuses by students and their parents was dashed thursday as the conciliation meeting between the federal government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) remains deadlocked. The parties [] 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Jonathan, Saraki, Dogara, others congratulate ex-military leader Laleye Dipo in Minna Former military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangid (rtd), thursday marked his 76th birthday in Germany. THISDAY gathered that Babangida was said to have travelled out of the country about a week ago 'for a well-deserved rest.' However, some of his domestic staff were said [] 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
The federal government is considering the establishment of a National Guard to address emerging security threats and emergencies in the country. The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, disclosed this yesterday in Abuja when the Adjutant General of the California National Guard, United States, paid him a courtesy visit. The minister however stressed that a lot [] 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Emma Okonji The national corruption report released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) is not an indictment on the federal government, which has been fighting corruption in the last two years, a criminologist and member of the Advisory Committee on Corruption, Prof. Femi Odekunle, has said. NBS had yesterday, released a report on national [] 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
UPP Crisis: Dont Fight for Me, Offodile Tells Chekwas Okorie 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Nwosu Takes over Anambra PDP Secretariat, Swears in LG Exco Amid... 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Sokoto APC Backs Suspension of Deputy House Leader 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Edo Lawmakers: One Crisis Too Many 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Why APC is Jittery over PDPs Overtures to Atiku 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
NSE: Capital Market Still Strong Despite Recession 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
African SMEs May Export Duty Free to US 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Empowering Girls and Women Through Skills 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Nigeria Risks Imminent Expulsion from Egmont Group 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Wenger a Goner if Dangote Takes over Arsenal 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Finidi, Ogunbote, Maikaba, Others Listed for National Team Jobs 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Irabor Calls for Urgent Reorganisation of Nigeria Sports 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Rangers, Tornadoes, Akwa Utd through to Round of 32 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar, Others Nominated for FIFA Player Award 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Rivers Utds Emeka Ogbuh Wins VAT Wonder Goal12 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Falcons, Hoopers, Hoops and Read, Potters Book Final 8 Tickets 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Masais Giants of Africa Camp Opens in Lagos 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Bolt to Miss Charity Match at Old Trafford 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Marylove to Play Farewell Match as She Starts Pro Career Sojourn 

Fri, 18 Aug 2017
Pfizer Celebrates 60 Years in Nigeria 
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